DURI 2018


Sahil Chindal

Scholar: Sahil Chindal (BME)

Mentor: Franck Kamga Gninzeko

Lab: Rebecca L. Heise, Ph.D.

Project: Mechanical Stretch Induced Cellular Senescence

Halston Deal

Scholar: Halston Deal (BME)

Mentor: Thomas Petet

Lab: Christopher Lemmon, Ph.D.

Project: PDMS as a Tool for Probing Cellular Behavior

Student Madeline Hays

Scholar: Madeline Hays (BME)

Mentor: Kayla Scott

Lab: Barbard D. Boyan, Ph.D.

Project: Investigation of microRNAs 122 and 451 as Potential Treatments for Osteoarthritis


Scholar: Patrick Jones (BME)

Mentor: Nathan Veilleux

Lab: Jennifer Wayne, Ph.D.

Project: Finite Element Modeling of the Sit-to-Stand Motion

Student Arth Shah

Scholar: Arth Shah (BME)

Mentor: Kelly Hotchkiss

Lab: Rene Olivares-Navarrete, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Project: Effects of NSAIDs on Macrophage Response to Titanium Implant Surfaces

Student Matthew Glace

Scholar: Matthew Glace (CLSE)

Mentor: Dylan Rodene

Lab: Ram Gupta, Ph.D.

Project: Selective Electrochemical Conversion of Organics with the Aid of Electrocatalysts

Student Michael Zeevi

Scholar: Michael Zeevi (CLSE)

Mentor: Andrew Harrison

Lab: Christina Tang, Ph.D.

Project: Polymer Nanoreactors: Effect of Microenvironment on Reaction Kinetics

Student Andriy Mulyar

ScholarAndriy Mulyar (CS)

MentorBartosz Krawczyk, Ph.D.

Lab: Bartosz Krawczyk, Ph.D.

Project: Active and Compound Machine Learning for Imbalanced Data


Mulyar, A., Krawczyk B. (2018) Addressing Local Class Imbalance in Balanced Datasets with Dynamic Impurity Decision Trees. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence.


Scholar: Gabrielle Strandquist (CS)

Mentor: Yahya Bokhari

Lab: Tomasz Arodz, Ph.D.

Project: Deep Learning in Metagenomic Sequence Classification